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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Fibre Channel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fibre Channel over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 764 660 312
Rank change year-on-year -104 -348 +21
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 95 3 1
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.13% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 0.066% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 81 3 0
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 -
25th Percentile £40,000 £34,375 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 -
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £42,500 -
90th Percentile £77,500 - -
UK median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +23.08% -35.00%

Fibre Channel is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,068 4,558 1,133
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 12.17% 10.98% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,524 3,334 920
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - -4.35%
75th Percentile £74,250 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Fibre Channel
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Fibre Channel trend for jobs with a WFH option

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Fibre Channel.

Fibre Channel salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Fibre Channel over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Fibre Channel salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, Fibre Channel job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 75 (78.95%) VMware
2 71 (74.74%) SAN
3 66 (69.47%) Windows
4 59 (62.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 57 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 52 (54.74%) iSCSI
7 49 (51.58%) ITIL
8 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
9 44 (46.32%) Linux
10 37 (38.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 36 (37.89%) Azure
12 34 (35.79%) vSphere
12 34 (35.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (34.74%) Firewall
13 33 (34.74%) NAS
14 32 (33.68%) DNS
15 31 (32.63%) VPN
15 31 (32.63%) Citrix
16 30 (31.58%) Windows Server
17 29 (30.53%) Microsoft 365
17 29 (30.53%) TCP/IP
18 28 (29.47%) WAN
19 27 (28.42%) LAN
20 26 (27.37%) MS Exchange
20 26 (27.37%) VLAN
21 25 (26.32%) AWS
21 25 (26.32%) Customer Service
22 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
23 23 (24.21%) Data Centre
23 23 (24.21%) MCSE

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (1.05%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (37.89%) Azure
2 29 (30.53%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (26.32%) AWS
4 16 (16.84%) IaaS
5 12 (12.63%) PaaS
6 9 (9.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (8.42%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (8.42%) Serverless
8 5 (5.26%) GCP
8 5 (5.26%) SaaS
9 2 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.05%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 71 (74.74%) SAN
2 52 (54.74%) iSCSI
3 33 (34.74%) Firewall
3 33 (34.74%) NAS
4 32 (33.68%) DNS
5 31 (32.63%) VPN
6 29 (30.53%) TCP/IP
7 28 (29.47%) WAN
8 27 (28.42%) LAN
9 26 (27.37%) VLAN
10 23 (24.21%) DHCP
11 14 (14.74%) WLAN
12 12 (12.63%) VSAN
13 10 (10.53%) BIG-IP
14 8 (8.42%) IPsec
15 6 (6.32%) Softphone
15 6 (6.32%) Wireless
16 4 (4.21%) FCoE
16 4 (4.21%) Network Security
16 4 (4.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (24.21%) Social Skills
2 16 (16.84%) Organisational Skills
3 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 5 (5.26%) Finance
6 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.11%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.05%) Electronics
7 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Analyst
3 13 (13.68%) Storage Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Backup Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Administrator
6 7 (7.37%) Azure Specialist
6 7 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.37%) VMWare Administrator
6 7 (7.37%) Wintel Administrator
6 7 (7.37%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) IT Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.47%) Flash
2 8 (8.42%) LDAP
3 7 (7.37%) .NET
4 1 (1.05%) POSIX
4 1 (1.05%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.21%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.74%) Driving Licence
3 13 (13.68%) Replication
4 7 (7.37%) Fat Client
4 7 (7.37%) Thin Client
5 6 (6.32%) Clustering
6 5 (5.26%) Public Cloud
6 5 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (4.21%) EMC VNX
7 4 (4.21%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (2.11%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.11%) FlexPod
9 1 (1.05%) NVMe
9 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (69.47%) Windows
2 44 (46.32%) Linux
3 30 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2016
5 12 (12.63%) Unix
6 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2019
8 8 (8.42%) CentOS
9 7 (7.37%) Windows 10
9 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (6.32%) AIX
10 6 (6.32%) Mac OS X
11 4 (4.21%) SUSE
11 4 (4.21%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.11%) CatOS
13 1 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.58%) ITIL
2 37 (38.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 34 (35.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (26.32%) Customer Service
5 20 (21.05%) Project Management
6 19 (20.00%) Change Management
7 16 (16.84%) Infrastructure as Code
7 16 (16.84%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (15.79%) Project Delivery
9 14 (14.74%) Agile
9 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
9 14 (14.74%) PRINCE2
9 14 (14.74%) Security Patching
10 13 (13.68%) Change Control
11 12 (12.63%) Data Protection
12 11 (11.58%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (11.58%) High Availability
12 11 (11.58%) Problem Management
13 10 (10.53%) Patch Management
14 9 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.53%) Bash
2 10 (10.53%) Python
3 8 (8.42%) Go
4 7 (7.37%) C#
4 7 (7.37%) Java
4 7 (7.37%) SQL
4 7 (7.37%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.05%) C
5 1 (1.05%) C++
5 1 (1.05%) Perl
5 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) MCSE
1 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.74%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (12.63%) Degree
4 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.21%) MCSA
7 3 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) Azure Certification
8 1 (1.05%) CCA
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (62.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 34 (35.79%) vSphere
4 14 (14.74%) Terminal Server
5 13 (13.68%) Hyper-V
5 13 (13.68%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (10.53%) XenApp
7 8 (8.42%) Docker
8 7 (7.37%) DFS Replication
9 6 (6.32%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (4.21%) NFS
10 4 (4.21%) Terminal Services
10 4 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (4.21%) VMware NSX
11 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (18.95%) NetBackup
2 17 (17.89%) WSUS
3 12 (12.63%) vCenter Server
4 11 (11.58%) Avamar
4 11 (11.58%) SCOM
5 9 (9.47%) Terraform
6 8 (8.42%) Kubernetes
6 8 (8.42%) PowerCLI
7 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (7.37%) Nagios
8 5 (5.26%) SCCM
9 4 (4.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (4.21%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.05%) Ansible
10 1 (1.05%) Dell DRAC
10 1 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (1.05%) Packer
10 1 (1.05%) systemd
Vendors
1 75 (78.95%) VMware
2 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 31 (32.63%) Citrix
4 19 (20.00%) HP
5 18 (18.95%) Veeam
6 17 (17.89%) Dell
6 17 (17.89%) F5
7 15 (15.79%) Cisco
8 13 (13.68%) EMC
9 8 (8.42%) Splunk
9 8 (8.42%) Veritas
9 8 (8.42%) Zopa
10 7 (7.37%) Barracuda Networks
10 7 (7.37%) Oracle
10 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
11 6 (6.32%) IBM
11 6 (6.32%) Palo Alto
12 5 (5.26%) Brocade
12 5 (5.26%) Google
12 5 (5.26%) Nimble Storage